Aristocratic Splendour: Money and The World of Thomas Coke, Earl of Leicester (D. P. Mortlock) lands on the shelves of my shop, where it will be found in my History shelves. priced at £8.50! Call in and get 40% OFF that price when you mention this post…
Stroud: Sutton Publishing, 2007, (First Edition) Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white plates; Maps ; Tables; Chapter headpieces; Appendices ;
From the cover: What was life like on a great aristocratic estate? Where did the money come from? What was it spent on? How did an up-and-coming young aristocrat make his way in the often murky world of royal and political circles?
Using the extraordinary riches of the archives of Holkham Hall in Norfolk, D. …
Near Fine in Near Fine Dustwrapper.
Black boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. [VI] 280 pages. Index. Bibliography. 9½” x 6¼”.